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Curriculum Vitae

SELECTED OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY

Doctor/Owner/Founder, Westlake Chiropractic, PLLC, Austin, Texas, 2010 - Present
Staff Pharmacist, Walgreen's Drug Store, Austin and Cedar Park, TX, 2000 - 2007
Clinical Pharmacist, Texas Oncology Pharmacy Services, Austin, TX, 1996 - 2000
Pharmacy Manager, Coram Healthcare, Inc., Austin, TX, 1995 - 1996
Clinical Pharmacist, Caremark Home Infusion/ Coram Healthcare, Inc., Austin, TX, 1990 - 1995

EDUCATION AND LICENSURE

Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of Texas, 2010-Present
Doctorate of Chiropractic, Parker College of Chiropractic, Dallas, Texas, 2010
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part I, 2009
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part II, 2009
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part III, 2009
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part IV, 2009
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Physiotherapy, 2009
Certified Golf Fitness Professional, Titleist Performance Institute, 2010- Present

Registered Pharmacist, Licensed in the State of Texas, 1990- Present

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, with honors, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, 1990
Graduate of  Sulphur Springs High School, Salutatorian, Sulphur Springs, Texas, 1985

SELECTED POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS AND DIPLOMATES

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury Concussion (MTBI), Differentially diagnosing mild traumatic brain injury vs. traumatic brain injury and the clinical and imaging protocols required to conclude an accurate diagnosis for head trauma Certification in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury Concussion (MTBI), PACE approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Board, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctor Division, Long Island, NY, 2019

MRI History and Physics, Magnetic fields, T1 and T2 relaxations, nuclear spins, phase encoding, spin echo, T1 and T2 contrast, magnetic properties of metals and the historical perspective of the creation of NMR and MRI. Certification in MRI Spine Credentialing, MRI Physics, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Spinal Anatomy and Protocols, Normal anatomy of axial and sagittal views utilizing T1, T2, 3D gradient and STIR sequences of imaging. Standardized and desired protocols in views and sequencing of MRI examination to create an accurate diagnosis in MRI Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Spinal Anatomy and Protocols, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Disc Pathology and Spinal Stenosis, MRI interpretation of bulged, herniated, protruded, extruded, sequestered and fragmented disc pathologies in etiology and neurological sequelae in relationship to the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Disc Pathology and Spinal Stenosis, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Spinal Pathology, MRI interpretation of bone, intradural, extradural, cord and neural sleeve lesions. Tuberculosis, drop lesions, metastasis, ependymoma, schwanoma and numerous other spinal related tumors and lesions Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Spinal Pathology, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Methodology of Analysis, MRI interpretation sequencing of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine inclusive of T1, T2, STIR and 3D gradient studies to ensure the accurate diagnosis of the region visualized Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Methodology of Analysis, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Clnical Application, The clinical application of the results of space occupying lesions. Disc and tumor pathologies and the clinical indications of manual and adjustive therapies in the patient with spinal nerve root and spinal cord insult as sequelae Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Clinical Application, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Disc Overview & Imaging Protocols, MRI Protocols Clinical Necessity, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images. Clinical indication for the utilization of MRI and pathologies of disc in both trauma and non-trauma sequellae, including bulge, herniation, protrusion, extrusion and sequestration Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Disc Overview & Imaging Protocols, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Bulges/Degenerative Disc Disease, MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Degeneration/Bulges, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl/'s nodes and herniations. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Bulges/Degenerative Disc Disease, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Herniated Discs, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbities and complications of stenosis, pseudoprotrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl/'s nodes and herniations. Morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management Certification in MRI Credentialing,MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Herniated Discs, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Bulges/Degenerative Disc Disease, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of cervical degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl/'s nodes and herniations. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management Certification in MRI Credentialing,MRI Interpreation of Cervical Bulges/Degenerative Disc Disease, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Herniated Discs, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl/'s nodes and herniations. morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management Certification in MRI Credentialing, MRI Interpretation of Cervical Herniated Discs, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

MRI Interpretation of Degenerative Spine and Disc Disease with Overlapping Traumatic Insult to Both Spine and Disc, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of degenerative spondylolesthesis, spinal canal stenosis, Modic type 3 changes, central herniations, extrusions, compressions, nerve root compressions, advanced spurring and thecal sac involvement from an orthopedic, emergency room, chiropractic, neurological, neurosurgical, physical medicine perspective Certification in MRI Interpretation of Degenerative Spine and Disc Disease with Overlapping Traumatic Insult to Both Spine and Disc, Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Personal Injury Bootcamp, Module #1: Personal Injury 101 Triaging and reporting while maintaining ethical medical-legal relationships. Neurodiagnostics, Imaging Protocols and Pathology of the Trauma Patient, An in-depth understanding of the protocols in triaging and reporting the clinical findings of the trauma patient. Maintaining ethical relationships with the medical-legal community. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019

Personal Injury Bootcamp, Module #2: Physical Examination & Documentation for the Trauma Patient Diagnostics, Risk Factors, Clinical Presentation and Triaging the Trauma Patient, An extensive understanding of the injured with clinically coordinating the history, physical findings and when to integrate neurodiagnostics. An understanding on how to utilize emergency room records in creating an accurate diagnosis and the significance of “risk factors” in spinal injury. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019

Personal Injury Bootcamp, Module #3: Crash Dynamics and its Relationship to Causality.Crash Dynamics and Its Relationship to Causality, An extensive understanding of the physics involved in the transference of energy from the bullet car to the target car. This includes G's of force, newtons, gravity, energy, skid marks, crumple zones, spring factors, event data recorder and the graphing of the movement of the vehicle before, during and after the crash. Determining the clinical correlation of forces and bodily injury. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019

Personal Injury Bootcamp, Module #4: MRI, Bone Scan and X-Ray Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient.MRI, Bone Scan and X-Ray Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, MRI interpretation, physiology, history and clinical indications, bone scan interpretation, physiology and clinical indications, x-ray clinical indications for the trauma patient. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019

Personal Injury Bootcamp, Module #5: Neurodiagnostics Testing: EMG/NCV, VEP, BAER, V-ENG and SSEP, Clinical Indications and Interpretation.Neurodiagnostic Testing Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, Electromyography (EMG), Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV), Somato Sensory Evoked Potential (SSEP), Visual Evoked Potential (VEP), Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potential (BAER) and Visual-Electronystagmosgraphy (V-ENG) interpretation, protocols and clinical indications for the trauma patient. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019
Personal Injury Bootcamp, Module #6: Documentation and Working within Your State Laws to Ensure Compliant Paperwork and Reimbursement. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019

Personal Injury Bootcamp, Module #7: Strategic PlanDocumenting Clinically Correlated Bodily Injury to Causality, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation, diagnosis and clinical correlation to the injury when reporting injuries in the medical-legal community. Documenting the kinesiopathology, myopathology, neuropathology, and pathophysiology in both a functional and structural paradigm. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019
Spinal Trauma Pathology, Module 1: Diagnostic dilemmas and connective tissue Morphology.Spinal Trauma Pathology, Triage and Connective Tissue Injuries and Wound Repair, Triaging the injured and differentially diagnosing both the primary and secondary complaints. Connective tissue injuries and wound repair morphology focusing on the aberrant tissue replacement and permanency prognosis potential. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Module 2: Ligament anatomy and injury research and spinal kinematics.Spinal Trauma Pathology, Ligament Anatomy and Injury Research and Spinal Kinematics, Spinal ligamentous anatomy and research focusing on wound repair, future negative sequelae of abnormal tissue replacement and the resultant aberrant kinematics and spinal biomechanics of the spine. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Module 3: Spinal Biomechanics, Central Nervous System and Spinal Disc Nomenclature.Spinal Trauma Pathology, Spinal Biomechanics, Central Nervous System and Spinal Disc Nomenclature, The application of spinal biomechanical engineering models in trauma and the negative sequelae it has on the central nervous system inclusive of the lateral horn, periaqueductal grey matter, thalamus and cortices involvement. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Module 4: Biomechanics of Traumatic Disc Bulge and Age Dating Herniated Disc Pathology.Spinal Trauma Pathology, Biomechanics of Traumatic Disc Bulge and Age Dating Herniated Disc Pathology, The biomechanics of traumatic disc bulges as sequelae from trauma and the comorbidity of ligamentous pathology. Age-dating spinal disc pathology in accordance with Wolff’s Law. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Module 5: Spinal trauma pathology, clinical grand rounds.Spinal Trauma Pathology, Clinical Grand Rounds, The review of case histories of mechanical spine pathology and biomechanical failures inclusive of case histories, clinical findings and x-ray and advanced imaging studies. Assessing comorbidities in the triage and prognosis of the injured. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Module 6: Spinal trauma pathology, Research and documentation Review.Spinal Trauma Pathology, Research Perspectives, The review of current literature standards in spinal trauma pathology and documentation review of biomechanical failure, ligamentous failure and age-dating disc pathology. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Orthopedic Testing, Module 1: The Basics of Orthopedic Testing.Orthopedic Testing: Principles, Clinical Application and Triage, Integration of orthopedic testing in the clinical setting to develop a differential diagnosis. Utilizing radiographic and advanced imaging inclusive of MRI and CAT scan findings to verify tissue pathology suspected by orthopedic testing conclusions and developing a treatment plan as sequelae. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Orthopedic Testing, Module 2: Cervical Spine Orthopedic Testing.Orthopedic Testing: Cervical Spine, Integration of cervical orthopedic testing in the clinical setting to develop a differential diagnosis. Utilizing radiographic and advanced imaging inclusive of MRI and CAT scan findings to verify tissue pathology suspected by orthopedic testing conclusions and developing a treatment plan as sequelae Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Orthopedic Testing, Module 3: Cervical Spine Part 2.Orthopedic Testing: Cervical Spine, Integration of cervical orthopedic testing in the clinical setting to develop a differential diagnosis. Utilizing radiographic and advanced imaging inclusive of MRI and CAT scan findings to verify tissue pathology suspected by orthopedic testing conclusions and developing a treatment plan as sequelae. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Orthopedic Testing, Module 4: Lumbar Spine.Orthopedic Testing: Lumbar Spine, Integration of lumbar orthopedic testing in the clinical setting to develop a differential diagnosis. Utilizing radiographic and advanced imaging inclusive of MRI and CAT scan findings to verify tissue pathology suspected by orthopedic testing conclusions and developing a treatment plan as sequelae. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Orthopedic Testing, Module 5: Clinical Grand Rounds.Orthopedic Testing: Clinical Grand Rounds, how to integrate orthopedic testing in the clinical setting utilizing both simple and complex patient scenarios. It includes potential stroke, or vertebrobasilar insufficient patients and understanding the nuances in a clinical evaluation with orthopedic testing as a critical part of the evaluation and screening process. How to integrate orthopedic testing in the clinical setting utilizing both simple and complex patient scenarios. It includes potential stroke, or vertebrobasilar insufficient patients and understanding the nuances in a clinical evaluation with orthopedic testing as a critical part of the evaluation and screening process. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post- Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019

Triaging the Trauma and Non-Trauma Patients, Correlating clinical findings and the patient history in determining the correct course of care in triaging the patient utilizing orthopedic and neurological evaluations in the clinical setting. Understanding the parameters for immediate referrals vs. following the continuum of care to determine the necessity for referrals. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019

Stroke Anatomy & Evaluation for Chiropractors and Manual Medicine Specialists, Module 1: Stroke Anatomy and Physiology: Brain Vascular Anatomy, The anatomy and physiology of the brain and how blood perfusion effects brain function. A detailed analysis of the blood supply to the brain and the physiology of ischemia. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019, 2019
Stroke Anatomy & Evaluation for Chiropractors and Manual Medicine Specialists, Module 4: Clinical Evaluation and Protocols for Identifying Stroke Risk, The neurological history and examination for identifying stroke risks with a focus on supra and infratentorial regions, upper and lower motor lesions, cranial nerve signs, spinal cord pathology, motor and sensory pathology and gait abnormalities. Examining genetic and family histories along with dissection risk factors. Stroke orthopedic testing and clinical guidelines pertaining to triage for the primary care provider. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019, 2019
Stroke Anatomy & Evaluation for Chiropractors and Manual Medicine Specialists, Module 2: Stroke Anatomy and Physiology: Stroke Types and Blood Flow, Various types of stroke identifying ischemia, hypoperfusion, infarct and penumbra zones and emboli. Cardiac etiologies and clinical features as precursor to stroke with associated paradoxical emboli and thrombotic etiologies. Historical and co-morbidities that have etiology instroke inclusive of diabetes, coagulopathy, acquired and hereditary deficiencies. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019, 2019

Stroke Anatomy & Evaluation for Chiropractors and Manual Medicine Specialists, Module 3: Stroke Principles of Treatment an Overview for the Primary Care Provider, Stroke type and treatments performed by vascular specialists. The goals of treatment with the physiology of the infarct and penumbra zones and the role of immediate triage in the primary care setting. Detailing the complications of stroke and future care in the chiropractic, primary care or manual medicine clinical setting. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019, 2019

Accident Reconstruction, Module 1: Accident Reconstruction: Terms, Concepts and Definitions, The forces in physics that prevail in accidents to cause bodily injury. Quantifying the force coefficients of vehicle mass and force vectors that can be translated to the occupant and subsequently cause serious injury. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Accident Reconstruction, Module 2: Accident Reconstruction: Causality, Bodily Injury, Negative Acceleration Forces, Crumple Zones and Critical Documentation, Factors that cause negative acceleration to zero and the subsequent forces created for the vehicle that get translated to the occupant. Understanding critical documentation of hospitals, ambulance reports, doctors and the legal profession in reconstructing an accident. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Accident Reconstruction, Module 3: Accident Reconstruction: Skid Marks, Time, Distance, Velocity, Speed Formulas and Road Surfaces, The mathematical calculations necessary utilizing time, distance, speed, coefficients of friction and acceleration in reconstructing an accident. The application of the critical documentation acquired from an accident site. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Accident Reconstruction, Module 4: Accident Reconstruction: Research, Causality and Bodily Injury, Delta V issues correlated to injury and mortality, side impact crashes and severity of injuries, event data recorder reports correlated to injury, frontal impact kinematics, crash injury metrics with many variables and inquiries related to head restraints. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Medical-Legal-Insurance Documentation: Colossus of the Courtroom, Medical-Legal-Insurance Documentation, Accurate and compliant documentation of history and clinical findings inclusive of functional losses, loss of activities of daily living, duties under duress and permanent loss of enjoyment of life. Prognosing static vs. stable care, gaps in care both in the onset and in the middle of passive care with a focus on detailed diagnosing. The integration of chiropractic academia, the court system and the insurance reimburser’s requirements for complete documentation. Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Impairment Rating, Impairment Rating, The understanding and utilization of the protocols and parameters of the AMA Guide to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 6th Edition. Spine, neurological sequelae, migraine, sexual dysfunction, sleep and arousal disorders, station and gait disorders and consciousness are detailed for impairment rating. Herniated discs, radiculopathy, fracture, dislocation and functional loss are also detailed in relation to impairment ratings. Cleveland University - Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2019, 2019

Trauma Qualified / Trauma Team Member, Cleveland University – Kansas City, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Spinal Disc and Ligaments; Neurology and Pathology, Module 1: Neurology of Ligament Pathology- Normal Morphology and Tissue Damage, Connective tissue morphology, embryology and wound repair as sequalae to trauma. Full components of strain-sprain models and permanency implications with wound repair and osseous aberration with aberrant structural integrity. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Spinal Disc and Ligaments; Neurology and Pathology, Module 2: Neurology of Ligament Pathology- Spinal Biomechanics and Disc Pathology, Disc pathology as sequella to trauma; herniation, extrusion, protrusion, sequestration and how the spinal unit as one system creates homeostasis to balance the pathology. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Spinal Disc and Ligaments; Neurology and Pathology, Module 3: Neurology of Ligament Pathology- Neurological Innervation, The peripheral and central innervation of the disc and spinal ligaments of the dorsal root ganglion, spinal thalamic tracts, periaqueductal gray areas innervating the Thalamus and multiple regions of the brain. The efferent neurological distribution to disparate areas of the spine to create homeostatis until tetanus ensues creating osseous changes under the effect of Wolff's Law. Academy of Chiropractic, Post-Doctoral Division, Cleveland University-Kansas City, College of Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2019, 2019

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Analysis, Understanding spinal motor units as it relates to the Cartesian system and normal vs. pathological movement., Analyzing normal coupling functions of the spine in relations to gait and pelvic biomechanics function and determining stress units and standards of deviation of segmental dysfunction. Interpreting mensuration lines and block analysis beyond standards of deviation in spinal motor dysfunction about connective tissue failure. Certification in Spinal Bio-Engineering, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Recognized by Cleveland University - Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Pathology and Clinical Application, Integrating pathological function based upon the Cartesian system and digital mensuration in developing treatment plans with diagnosed connective tissue failures., Diagnosing corrective vs. clinical management scenarios when considering maximum medical improvement in both the chronic and acute, insidious and traumatically induced patient. Certification in Spinal Bio-Engineering, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctor Division, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctor Division, Recognized by Cleveland University, Long Island, NY, 2018

Personal Injury: Treatment, Coding, Billing and Risk Management, Austin, TX, 2018

Connective Tissue Pathology, Spinal Biomechanics as Sequella to Trauma, MRI Spine Interpretation, Ordering Protocols & Triaging the Injury, The latest research on the 6 ways to age-date disc herniations and bulges from trauma inclusive of disc pathology nomenclature. MRI ordering protocols, inclusive of Dixon format and fat-suppressed images. The neurology and pathology of connective tissue and the sequella of trauma at the biomechanical level leading to bio-neuro-mechanical failure. Contemporary "evidenced-based building blocks" for triaging and in a collaborative environment. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division,, Long Island, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Digitizing, integrating automated mensuration into creating treatment plans and determining maximum medical improvement. A literature-based study of normal vs. abnormal motor unit function. Determining ligamentous laxity, alteration of motion segment integrity and pathological stress units and whole person impairments based upon the literature and academic standards. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Science of the Chiropractic Spinal Adjustment and Vertebral Subluxation, The literature-based definitions of both the mechanisms the chiropractic adjustment and how it affects the central nervous system in pain pathways and systemic issues that is the arbiter for normal vs. abnormal function. The “physiological mechanisms” of how the chiropractic spinal adjustment affects the peripheral and central nervous systems. Subluxation degeneration/Wolff’s Law will be detailed from a literature perspective combined with the mechanism of subluxation (bio-neuro-mechanical lesion). A literature perspective why “long-term” chiropractic care is clinically indicated as usual and customary to effectuate demonstrable biomechanical changes in the spine. An evidenced-based perspective of why physical therapy is a poor choice for spine as a 1st referral option for any provider inclusive of the literature. University of Cleveland Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Documentation, Collaboration, and Primary Spine Care, An academic basis for documentation that is usual and customary across professions in collaborative care. Maintaining ethical medical-legal relationships based upon Voir Dire and Duabert standards with ensuring a “4-corners” inclusive report. Ensuring Primary Care Status based upon an academic standards. Cleveland University Kansas City, Chiropractic and Health Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division,, Long Island, NY, 2018

The Habits of Stress - Resilient People, Institute for Brain Potential, Austin, TX, 2017

Interdisciplinary Cranial TMJ Conference, 9th Annual Sacro Occipital Technique Research Conference Marina Del Rey, CA, 2017

Institute for Natural Resources, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Pain, Migraines and Headaches, Mild Brain Injury, Memor and Amnesia, Diabetes, Obesity and Heart Disease, Insomnia, Eating for Peak Performance, Appetite Control and Suppression, Stress and Depression, Psychotherapy and Emotional Healing, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Music and the Brain, 2016

Athletic TIPS Certification Seminar, Austin, TX, 2016

Natural Medicines in Clinical Management of, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Fish Oils for a Healthy Heart, Hyperlipidemia, Anxiety, Irritable Bowel Syndrome; Hypertension, Premenstrual Syndrome, Osteoporosis, Cold and Flu, Celiac Disease, Obesity, Fibromyalgia, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Depression, Menopausal Symptoms, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Insomnia, Aging Skin, Diabetes, Headache, 2015

Compliance, Ethics and Myofascial Release, Austin, TX, 2013

Chiropractic Society of Texas: Vitalism, Chiropractic Society of Texas, Austin, TX, 2013

Atlas Orthogonal, Upper Cervical Specific Dallas, TX, 2009

Physical Assessment for Pharmacists Continuing Education course, 1996

Board Certified Nutrition Support Pharmacist, American Society of Health System Pharmacists Specialty Board, 1995

Sterile Admixtures, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, 1993

Women's Health Training, Caremark, 1992

Extemporaneous Compounding Intensive Short Course, School of Compounding, Professional Compounding Centers of America, Inc., 1990

SELECTED TEACHING/INSTRUCTING/LECTURING/CONSULTING

Consultant Pharmacist, Coram Healthcare, Inc., Austin and Houston, TX, 1999- 2000
Clinical Instructor, Sterile Admixture Services: Concepts in Formulation, Preparation, Management and Application, The University of Texas College of Pharmacy, Austin, TX, 1995- 1999
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Sheffield, K. (1996). Sterile Admixtures, Stability and Compatibility Issues.

SELECTED MEMBERSHIPS

Upper Cervical Club and Nutrition Club, Member, 2010 - Present
Texas Chiropractic Association, Member, 2010 - Present
American Chiropractic Association, Member, 2018 - 2019
Toastmasters International Parker Chapter, Charter Member, Vice President of Marketing, 2010 - 2010
Student American Chiropractic Association, Delegate, 2007 - 2010
World Congress of Chiropractic Students Parker Chapter, President, 2007 - 2008
American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Member, 1991 - 1999
American Society of Hospital Pharmacists, Member, 1990 - 1992
Texas Pharmaceutical Association, Member, 1990 - 1992
American Pharmaceutical Association, Member, 1988 - 1992
Pharmacy Council, Ro Chi Representative, 1989 - 1989
Kappa Epsilon, Chaplain, 1988 - 1989
Kappa Epsilon, Social Committee Co-Chairman, 1988 - 1988
The University of Texas at Austin, SPOOKS - Honorary service and spirit organization, 1985 - 1987

SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS

Delegate, Annual Conference, New Zealand College of Chiropractic, Auckland, New Zealand, Parker University Chapter of the World Congress of Chiropractic Students, 2009
Endowment Fund Scholarship, Parker Alumni Association, 2008
Head Delegate, Annual Conference, Universidad Estatal del Valle de Ecatepec - Mexico City, Mexico, Parker University Chapter of the World Congress of Chiropractic Students, 2008
Delegate, Annual Conference, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa, Parker University Chapter of the World Congress of Chiropractic Students, 2007
Scholarship, Professional Compounding Centers of America, Inc., 1990
Graduated with Honors, The University Of Texas College of Pharmacy, 1990
Robertson scholarship, The University of Texas, 1988
Rockwell scholarship, The University of Texas, 1987
Texas Exes Alumni scholarship, The University of Texas, 1987
Dean's List, The University of Texas, 1985 - 1988
Salutatorian 2/200, Sulphur Springs High School, 1985
National Pharmacy Honor Society, Rho Chi,
Pharmacy Leadership Society, Phi Lambda Sigma,
Scholastic Honor Society, Alpha Lambda Delta,
Scholastic Honor Society, Gamma Phi Alpha,
Kinsolving Residence Hall Honor Society, Phi Beta,

SELECTED COMMUNITY SERVICE

Shoreline Church, Volunteer Women's Ministry, Singles' Director, Young Adult Director, Texas, 1991 - 2004
The Magdalene Project, Shoreline Church, Texas, 2004 - 2004

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday

9:30am-1:30pm

2:30pm-6:30pm

Tuesday

9:30am-1:30pm

2:30pm-6:30pm

Wednesday

9:30am-1:30pm

2:30pm-6:30pm

Thursday

9:30am-1:30pm

2:30pm-6:30pm

Friday

Closed

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Monday
9:30am-1:30pm 2:30pm-6:30pm
Tuesday
9:30am-1:30pm 2:30pm-6:30pm
Wednesday
9:30am-1:30pm 2:30pm-6:30pm
Thursday
9:30am-1:30pm 2:30pm-6:30pm
Friday
Closed
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed